News and Events

Living with Loons… Back after Ice-out

Watchic Lake is fortunate to have one or two loon families on the lake each year (specifically “Common Loons”). After spending the winter on the Maine coast, they have already arrived shortly after ice out, They generally nest on one of the islands or in the swamp. Each year they ...

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URGENT – Attention Maine Aquarium Owners

Invasive zebra mussels – Destroy! Do Not Dump. Zebra mussels have been found in “moss balls,” an aquarium plant product sold in Maine. Moss balls are commonly sold under trade names such as “Betta Buddy.” Zebra mussels, which so far have not become established in Maine, are ...

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Hannaford Helps the WLA – Again!

The Watchic Lake Association has been selected again to be a part of the Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program during the month of January 2021. We hope we can count on you to buy your first, or a few more of the Hannaford Community Reusable Bags during the month of January at the ...

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New Dam Fall Opening Date November 1

Thank you to the members who voted on whether or not to change the fall dam opening date. The Watchic Lake dam is owned and maintained by the Watchic Lake Dam LLC. 77% of those members who responded agreed with the suggestion from some lake residents to move the dam opening date ...

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Email Scam – Watch Out

Recently some folks on Watchic Lake have received emails looking for donations, using the WLA and Pa...

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Reminder – Dam Opening about November 1

The Watchic Lake dam gate will be opened on about Monday November 1, 2021 (plus or minus a few days...

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